Green Blog

Will you vote for Our Common Future?

As the Scottish Green Party publish ‘Our Common Future’, our manifesto for the Scottish Parliament election, Lothian lead candidate Kate Nevens shares her vision of an independent, fairer, greener Scotland and urges all of us to vote like our future depends on it.

Healthy, happy bairns

Alison Johnstone writes about Scottish Greens’ commitment to play-based learning at kindergarten for three to six year-olds before starting formal primary education.

Freezing rents

In the Council budget this year, Green councillors worked with other parties to secure a rent freeze for council tenants. Cllr Chas Booth explains why.

Budgeting for a Green Recovery

In the most challenging of times, tackling COVID-19, poverty and the climate emergency calls for a bold city budget for a Green Recovery, says Gavin Corbett

Safety First

As difficult as the latest months of restrictions have been, there are some reassuring things we can cling to argues Alison Johnstone.

Natural decline

With one in nine species at threat of extinction in Scotland, the decline of our natural world shows no sign of slowing says Alison Johnstone.